WATCH: Britain’s new queen of tennis banners latest Newsmakers
A historic US Open and EJ Obiena reaching new heights lead the latest edition of Newsmakers.
British teenager Emma Raducanu and Russian Daniil Medvedev made their mark this year at Flushing Meadows.
Fil-Canadian teen Leylah Fernandez also had her moments under the bright lights of New York.
Raducanu beat Fernandez in the first all-teen final since 1999 while Medvedev claimed his maiden major win and foiled Novak Djokovic’s bid for a calendar year Grand Slam.
Obiena, meanwhile, eclipsed a long-standing record on his way to a gold medal win in Austria.
Cristiano Ronaldo’s triumphant return at Old Trafford also made headlines the past week.
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